The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 319 272 178
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -94
Contract jobs citing XHTML 300 325 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.68% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 2.33% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 183 351
Average daily rate
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£350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 16
Average hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £23.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% +17.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £13.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £44.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +12.24%
XHTML
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14163 13937 14394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.00% 29.16% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9532 9255 8769
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 249 358
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.95 £19.06 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in England

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XHTML across the England region.

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in England

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in England

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the England region.

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in England

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 126 £375 - 46
South East -12 59 £350 +32.07% 34
North West -2 33 £350 +16.66% 21
Yorkshire +12 25 £193 -35.83% 12
East of England -41 18 £425 +41.66% 8
South West -42 17 £368 +28.94% 21
West Midlands -14 11 £320 -1.53% 9
East Midlands +5 10 £325 +6.55% 15
North East -40 1 £275 -15.38% 6
XHTML
UK

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML.

1 606 (100.00%) HTML
2 580 (95.71%) CSS
3 500 (82.51%) JavaScript
4 276 (45.54%) HTML5
5 255 (42.08%) jQuery
6 223 (36.80%) XML
7 213 (35.15%) Agile Software Development
8 183 (30.20%) CSS3
9 172 (28.38%) Ajax
10 157 (25.91%) Java
11 147 (24.26%) .NET
12 139 (22.94%) C#
13 124 (20.46%) SQL
14 119 (19.64%) TDD
15 117 (19.31%) Web Services
16 112 (18.48%) MVC
17 108 (17.82%) ASP.NET
17 108 (17.82%) OO
18 107 (17.66%) PHP
18 107 (17.66%) E-Commerce
19 102 (16.83%) User Experience
20 101 (16.67%) Photoshop
21 97 (16.01%) SQL Server
22 94 (15.51%) CMS
22 94 (15.51%) Scrum
23 93 (15.35%) MySQL
24 92 (15.18%) W3C
25 91 (15.02%) Git (software)
26 78 (12.87%) JSP
26 78 (12.87%) Web Development

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 94 (15.51%) CMS
2 42 (6.93%) Apache
3 34 (5.61%) Node.js
4 31 (5.12%) IIS
4 31 (5.12%) SharePoint
5 27 (4.46%) WebSphere
6 23 (3.80%) Adobe CQ
7 19 (3.14%) WordPress
8 18 (2.97%) Umbraco
8 18 (2.97%) Drupal
9 16 (2.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 14 (2.31%) Tomcat
11 11 (1.82%) Alfresco
12 10 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
13 8 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (1.16%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.99%) TeamSite
15 6 (0.99%) Liferay
16 5 (0.83%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 101 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 37 (6.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (2.97%) MS Excel
4 12 (1.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (1.82%) MS Office
6 5 (0.83%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.83%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.66%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.66%) GIMP
8 3 (0.50%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.16%) Magento
2 5 (0.83%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.66%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.50%) Tridion
5 2 (0.33%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.33%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.98%) GitHub
2 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.17%) SaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.17%) Office 365
3 1 (0.17%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.45%) Internet
2 14 (2.31%) Intranet
3 12 (1.98%) HTTP
4 10 (1.65%) FTP
5 4 (0.66%) SSL
6 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (16.01%) SQL Server
2 93 (15.35%) MySQL
3 43 (7.10%) Relational Database
4 16 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (2.31%) MongoDB
7 11 (1.82%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.65%) NoSQL
8 10 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.49%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.99%) Star Schema
12 4 (0.66%) Redis
12 4 (0.66%) MS Access
12 4 (0.66%) Ingres
13 3 (0.50%) RavenDB
14 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.33%) PerformancePoint
14 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 91 (15.02%) Git (software)
2 67 (11.06%) Subversion
3 42 (6.93%) Visual Studio
4 41 (6.77%) Dreamweaver
5 35 (5.78%) Eclipse
6 32 (5.28%) Mercurial
7 30 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (3.80%) Ant
9 20 (3.30%) JIRA
10 15 (2.48%) Jenkins
11 14 (2.31%) Grunt
12 11 (1.82%) Jasmine
13 9 (1.49%) Axure RP
13 9 (1.49%) SoapUI
13 9 (1.49%) FogBugz
13 9 (1.49%) Trac
14 8 (1.32%) Redmine
14 8 (1.32%) NUnit
14 8 (1.32%) Maven
15 5 (0.83%) IntelliJ
General
1 52 (8.58%) Finance
2 45 (7.43%) Marketing
3 37 (6.11%) Retail
4 25 (4.13%) Manufacturing
5 16 (2.64%) Legal
6 12 (1.98%) Advertising
6 12 (1.98%) Back Office
6 12 (1.98%) Banking
7 11 (1.82%) Games
8 10 (1.65%) Publishing
9 7 (1.16%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.66%) Electronics
11 2 (0.33%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.33%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.33%) French Language
12 1 (0.17%) Local Government
12 1 (0.17%) Automotive
12 1 (0.17%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 514 (84.82%) Developer
2 152 (25.08%) Front-End Developer
3 86 (14.19%) Web Developer
4 57 (9.41%) Senior Developer
5 52 (8.58%) Designer
5 52 (8.58%) .NET Developer
6 47 (7.76%) Java Developer
7 44 (7.26%) Web Designer
8 38 (6.27%) PHP Developer
9 36 (5.94%) JavaScript Developer
10 31 (5.12%) C# Developer
11 23 (3.80%) Front-End Web Developer
12 22 (3.63%) UI Developer
12 22 (3.63%) C# .NET Developer
13 20 (3.30%) Analyst
13 20 (3.30%) ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (3.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 18 (2.97%) UI Programmer
16 14 (2.31%) Software Engineer
16 14 (2.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 606 (100.00%) HTML
2 580 (95.71%) CSS
3 276 (45.54%) HTML5
4 255 (42.08%) jQuery
5 223 (36.80%) XML
6 183 (30.20%) CSS3
7 172 (28.38%) Ajax
8 147 (24.26%) .NET
9 117 (19.31%) Web Services
10 108 (17.82%) ASP.NET
11 78 (12.87%) JSP
12 72 (11.88%) XSLT
13 58 (9.57%) J2EE
14 56 (9.24%) XSL
15 55 (9.08%) SOAP
16 52 (8.58%) AngularJS
17 51 (8.42%) Flash
18 49 (8.09%) .NET Framework
19 45 (7.43%) Semantic HTML
20 43 (7.10%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 102 (16.83%) User Experience
2 92 (15.18%) W3C
3 39 (6.44%) Open Source
4 34 (5.61%) Computer Science
5 20 (3.30%) Animation
6 14 (2.31%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.31%) Graphic Design
6 14 (2.31%) Web 2.0
7 12 (1.98%) NHS
8 11 (1.82%) Digital Media
9 10 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (1.16%) Social Media
10 7 (1.16%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.16%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.83%) Online Games
11 5 (0.83%) Visualisation
11 5 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.66%) GIS
12 4 (0.66%) IPTV
13 3 (0.50%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 75 (12.38%) Linux
2 61 (10.07%) UNIX
3 40 (6.60%) Windows
4 26 (4.29%) Solaris
5 13 (2.15%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.15%) Android
6 9 (1.49%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.83%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.33%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.17%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.17%) HPUX
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (35.15%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (19.64%) TDD
3 112 (18.48%) MVC
4 108 (17.82%) OO
5 107 (17.66%) E-Commerce
6 94 (15.51%) Scrum
7 78 (12.87%) Web Development
8 68 (11.22%) Content Management
9 66 (10.89%) Web Design
10 59 (9.74%) Responsive Web Design
11 50 (8.25%) SEO
12 42 (6.93%) Unit Testing
13 35 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (5.61%) Web Accessibility
15 32 (5.28%) SOA
15 32 (5.28%) OOP
16 31 (5.12%) Project Management
17 24 (3.96%) BDD
18 21 (3.47%) Software Engineering
18 21 (3.47%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 500 (82.51%) JavaScript
2 157 (25.91%) Java
3 139 (22.94%) C#
4 124 (20.46%) SQL
5 107 (17.66%) PHP
6 48 (7.92%) Ruby
7 25 (4.13%) Python
8 21 (3.47%) C++
9 20 (3.30%) PHP5
10 19 (3.14%) Perl
11 18 (2.97%) Scala
12 16 (2.64%) T-SQL
13 15 (2.48%) Clojure
14 14 (2.31%) XPath
15 13 (2.15%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.98%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.98%) VB.NET
17 8 (1.32%) VB
18 6 (0.99%) ActionScript
18 6 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (8.75%) Degree
2 15 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.50%) MCP
4 3 (0.50%) OCPJP
5 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.30%) QA
2 9 (1.49%) WCAG
2 9 (1.49%) WAI
3 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.17%) Section 508
System Software
1 2 (0.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.33%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.17%) Varnish
2 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 75 (12.38%) Adobe
2 43 (7.10%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.80%) Oracle
4 22 (3.63%) IBM
5 19 (3.14%) Sitecore
6 15 (2.48%) Zend
7 10 (1.65%) FatWire
7 10 (1.65%) RedDot
8 9 (1.49%) Google
8 9 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.49%) Twitter
9 8 (1.32%) Facebook
10 7 (1.16%) SAP
11 4 (0.66%) Open Text
11 4 (0.66%) Business Objects
11 4 (0.66%) Interwoven
11 4 (0.66%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.50%) GigaSpaces
12 3 (0.50%) Sencha
12 3 (0.50%) Stellent
Essex
Aquent
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £25.00 - £35.00 per hour + market rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £350
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stratospherec
Rate: £350 - 425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Midlands
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Rate: £275 - £375 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 300-400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Rate: £373 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salmon Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Montash
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Gold Group
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Hudson - London
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 8 days ago